Jay Electronica to play Lovebox

Jay Electronica will make his only British festival appearance at this year's Lovebox, organisers have announced.

The American rapper, once a protegé of producer J Dilla, will appear on the main stage this Saturday (17 July).

The Louisiana native has worked with a host of big names in the past, including Nas, Erykah Badu, Sean Combs and Just Blaze.

He joins a line-up that boasts headliners Dizzee Rascal, Roxy Music and Grace Jones, as well as Ellie Goulding, The Maccabees, Paloma Faith, Hot Chip and more.

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Tickets are available now with one-day tickets available for £45, two day tickets for £80 and three day tickets for £99 (each includes an additional booking fee).

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Lovebox Weekender 2010 takes place at Victoria Park, London from 16-18 July.